Joining the weekly 100 words challenge for Grown ups. This week the prompt is to use the following prompt with no more than 100 words.
……but I turned it off……
They had just sat down to eat when she felt wetness on the back of her head. When she looked up, towards the ceiling there was a dark brown patch. A further look around and she realised that the dripping had been happening for a while. Suddenly they both rushed from the table upstairs to the room above. When they entered, water was up to their knees and the bath tap was still running.
She turned to look at him and said, “but, I turned it off”
“Apparently not” he replied whilst reaching forward to the taps.
Taking part in the 100 word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week #34